You’re invited to the 12th Annual Main Street Summer SOULstice!
Sunday, June 24
The Largest Free Music Event on the West Side!
Bands/Stages/Performance Times, June 24 Over 15 bands at six stages!
Sidewalk Sale June 23 and 24 [Please Note: the sidewalk sale is both weekend days, 11am-7pm; the other activities are just on Sunday]
Over 15 live bands on six stages including Helios Jive, Highway 61 Revisited, The Neil Deal, Cubensis - Grateful Dead Music Tribute, Southbound, Petty Theft, Stone Soul, Bonne Musique Zydeco, The Funky Hippeez, Dr. Wu, Good Cop Bad Co; Seville, Ohio Trio + 3, Paul Chesne Band, Texas House Party, Minus Ned, The Gumbo Brothers, Deep Soul Fusion, The Raw Honey Buns and more!
The Main Street Summer SOULstice ‘12 is produced by the Main Street Business Improvement Association and is sponsored by Subaru of Santa Monica, Edgemar, 220 Fitness, the Santa Monica Daily Press, Just Chill, Enterprise Fish Co., Areal, Euphoria Loves RAWvolution, the Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau, Pacific Park, and the LA Weekly, with generous support from Library Alehouse, Holy Guacamole, LF Stores, Wildflour Pizza and OneWest Bank. MSBIA thanks the City of Santa Monica and the Buy Local Campaign for its helpful grants. MSBIA urges visitors to Main Street to support the SOULstice sponsors and the advertisers in the Official 2012 Main Street Summer SOULstice Event Program.
Tentative line-up; schedule subject to change:
(south to north)
Pier Ave., 220 Fitness Stage
1pm - DJ
3pm - Good Cop Bad Cop
5pm - The Funky Hippeez
Kinney Ave., Enterprise Fish Co. Stage
1pm - Southbound (Allman Bros. tribute)
3pm - Highway 61 Revisited (Dylan tribute)
5pm - Helios Jive
Wildflour Lot (east side of Main, between Ashland & Hill), Areal Stage
1pm - Seville, Ohio Trio + 3
3pm - Bonne Musique Zydeco
5pm - Stone Soul
American Apparel Lot (northwest corner of Hill & Main), Just Chill Stage
1pm - Cubensis (Grateful Dead tribute)
3pm - Neil Deal (Neil Young tribute)
5pm - Petty Theft (Tom Petty tribute)
Edgemar Courtyard (2443 Main), Edgemar Stage
2:15pm - The Texas House Party
4:30pm - Dr. Wu (Steely Dan tribute)
Elias Lot (NE corner Main & Strand), Rawvolution Stage
1pm - Deep Soul Fusion (warming up the crowd!)
1:15pm - The Raw Honey Buns (Sunshine and tunes!)
2pm - Paul Chesne Band (Intergalactic Blues: Dr. Dre meets J. Cash!)
3:45pm - Minus Ned (Indie Rock, Blues, Funk, and R&B!)
5:30pm - The Gumbo Brothers (Groovin’ funk jam band. New Orleans!)
Kids Activities Area - 11am to 5pm - FREE
This will be at Hollister, just east of Main.
The Kids Activities Area will include
–a rock climbing wall
–a bounce house
–an SMFD Fire Truck
–the SMPD talking police car
–some games and additional activities… more details to come
Merchant Tent City
This will be at the “barcopa” parking lot, roughly 2800 Main, on the west side, across from Wildflour Pizza. Approx. 12 Main Street merchants will have booths, and the Santa Monica Buy Local Campaign will have a booth there, too. A list will be published soon.
Band photos and websites
Good Cop Bad Cop
The Funky Hippeez
Highway 61 Revisited
Seville, Ohio Trio + 3
Bonne Musique Zydeco
Texas House Party
Paul Chesne Band
The Gumbo Brothers
Sidewalk Sale, Saturday June 23 and Sunday June 24
Participants will include: